'NAVIC: ISRO's navigation satellite dedicated to fishermen'

Updated: 28 April, 2016 20:31 IST
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday dedicated ISRO's seventh and final navigation satellite IRNSS-1G to Indian sailors and fishermen by naming the satellite as 'NAVIC'. PM Modi, who congratulated the ISRO scientists for a successful launch of the navigation satellite, said NAVIC will be useful for the fishermen to track the shorter direction through their mobile phones within the Indian region.
First Published: 28 April, 2016 18:32 IST